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Optimization of Machining Parameters in Turning EN-45 Steel Using Plain Carbide Tools


Santosh Kumar, B.S Pabla, Jatinder Madan
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In this Study, Taguchi method and regression analysis has been used to optimize the machining parameters during the turning of EN-45 spring steel by plain carbide cutting tool. Experiments were designed and conducted by L16 orthogonal array. The surface roughness, material removal rate and tool wear were optimized by considering cutting speed, feed rate and depth of cut as machining parameters. The analyzed results revealed that the feed rate was the most dominating factor for surface roughness and the cutting speed is the most dominating factor for material removal rate and tool wear.

Santosh Kumar, B.S Pabla, Jatinder Madan

EN-45 spring steel, Taguchi method, Material removal rate (MRR), Surface Roughness (SR), tool wear (TW) and L16 orthogonal array.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 6 | September-October - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-10-31 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
37-44 IJSRSET17365   Technoscience Academy

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Santosh Kumar, B.S Pabla, Jatinder Madan, "Optimization of Machining Parameters in Turning EN-45 Steel Using Plain Carbide Tools", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp.37-44, September-October-2017.
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